At Fort Knox, we make sure to offer a wide variety of home and small business alarm monitoring & security system solutions that cover everything from the essentials, all the way to sending you video recordings when your dog barks at the mailman. If you don't see a security or automation feature you think we should carry, let us know, and we will do our best to oblige!
CHOOSING FORT KNOX
LOCAL TEXAS COMPANY
Headquartered in McKinney, Fort Knox is a local Texas security company with offices in Austin, San Antonio, Houston & DFW. Yeehaw!
A+ BBB RATED
We are honored to have the highest rating possible by the Better Business Bureau for almost a decade. We want our customers to know that we are constantly striving to provide unmatched service each and every day.
Surprise parties are fun. Surprise bills are not. We guarantee that what you sign up for is what you pay for throughout the lifetime of your contract.
FREE SAME DAY SET UP
Pay $0 for installation and $0 for getting your system activated. Can’t get much better than that!
$100 REFERRAL PROGRAM
Have friends and family? Do you like free stuff? We thought so. Refer a friend or loved one over to Fort Knox, and we will apply $100 to your account!
24/7 CUSTOMER SUPPORT
No matter what time or day it is, our dedicated staff is here to help you with any issues that may arise with your system, billing or service. And hey, if you just need someone to talk to, we’re here for that too!
UL-CERTIFIED ALARM MONITORING
This is our bread-n-butter! With every package you can be assured that we will properly secure your doors, windows, tunnels or any other way an intruder might invade your home.
POLICE & MEDICAL MONITORING
With our 5-star rated UL monitoring station CSG, we have wicked fast response time just in case something were to happen to your property. 13 second average to be exact!
Our wireless systems use all major carrier towers to make sure your location is connected to the monitoring station at all times. This ensures that there is virtually no downtime in keeping your location protected. Peace of mind.
SMASH & CRASH PROOF
Many burglars think they can bust into a house, find the security panel, smash it to bits, and then be safe from the authorities. At Fort Knox, we approach that situation a little differently, alerting the authorities if the panel becomes suddenly damaged.
FIRE, SMOKE & CO2 COVERAGE
Believe it or not, we keep you safe from more than just break-ins. For our home packages, we offer fire, smoke & CO2 monitoring just in case something were to unexpectedly go wrong with your home.
TWO WAY VOICE
Our Next-Gen panels have the ability to do 2-way voice communication with the monitoring station in case of an emergency. Who knows what can happen, but we want to make sure all the necessary precautions are put in place.
CONTROL FROM ANYWHERE
Arm, Disarm, or check in on your system from anywhere in the world with an internet connection on any smartphone, tablet, or computer.
SMART RULES & AUTOMATION
Want your lights to come on while you are pulling up the drive way? Check. Want to get notified when your kids arrive home from school? Check. There are literally millions of ways to automate your home or small business with Fort Knox.
Set up GEO fencing to automatically arm or disarm whenever you travel outside or within a certain range of your alarm system.
SEVERE WEATHER ALERTS
Receive notifications on severe thunderstorms, tornado, or flood warnings directly through the alarm system.
Our Energy Management solutions connect with your Next-Gen system to automatically optimizes energy usage of your AC system based on your location, daily routines & expected weather conditions. Making it convenient and personalized for you.
Our smart thermostat reacts by using real-time data to adapt quickly to changes in your routine. It’s also integrated fully into the smartphone app, letting you control your temperature alongside your security panel, lights, locks, garage door and more.
CUSTOM USER ACCESS
Know who’s going in and out by giving family members or employees a four-digit access code for your security system and smart lock. You can restrict it to certain days and times, and you can have Fort Knox alert you whenever your visitor uses it.
Like going green? Who doesn’t. Lucky you, we got you covered. With our simple energy saving solutions, you can save up to 20% on your electricity bill with our smart thermostats, automatic light rules, and appliance management.
Family members and caregivers can monitor their loved-one’s activity, such as how much time is spent in bed, in a favorite chair or out of the house. And, with intelligent sensors to track and learn the home’s activities of daily living, Wellness can identify anomalies that may signify a problem.
LIGHT & APPLIANCE CONTROL
Control your lights, appliance or anything else with a plug. It’s simple, easy to use, and can be accessed from any web connected device or directly on your next gen panel!
Get real-time alerts with what is happening at your monitored location. You can also set it up to send you video clips when certain members arrive at your home or business. If it notices some unusual activity, it will also send you a notification.
GARAGE DOOR CONTROL
The days of remembering if you left the garage door open are behind us. Let us install one of our connected garage modules and you will never have to worry about it again! You will get notified if you leave without closing the garage, and be able to close it remotely.
LIVE VIDEO MONITORING
Keep an eye on your home or business with our 1080p cameras that cover your property inside and out, night and day! We also have cloud and on-site storage options to make sure a clip never goes missed.
See who’s at the door whether your home or not and have a two-way audio conversation with visitors through your app. This way you can tell those burglars whose boss, or hopefully to just tell the Amazon delivery driver where they can leave the package.
NIGHT VISION VIEW
Be like an owl. Think like an owl. Get HD video up to 40 feet with our new bullet camera. It’s weatherproof, reliable and can be mounted just about anywhere. You can also get images sent to your phone if the camera spots suspicious activity.
PAN AND TILT CAMERAS
Get a 360 degree view of what is happening on your property.
NVR CLOUD STORAGE
Innovative solutions that store surveillance footage both on-site and in the cloud.
All of our video packages come with a limited lifetime warranty on the products. If something goes wrong with the cameras, we also have coverage options that will send out a technician to fix them at no charge.
Go! Control Panel
With this color touchscreen keypad, you can control and manage your home’s alarm functions as well as lighting and HVAC appliances. Severe weather alerts also show up on the screen.
Touchscreen Wireless Keypad
This keypad has all the features of the Go! Control Panel, plus it’s wireless! This allows you to install the keypad anywhere so you can conveniently access any area of the home in style.
This emergency contact device allows you to summon local emergency first responders in Dallas/Fort Worth, Austin, Houston or San Antonio easily.
Superswitch Takeover Module
This module allows a Fort Knox technician to convert your existing security system into your new Fort Knox Smart Home Security System. Upgrade your older system to full home automation now!
Vanishing Wireless Door or Window Contact
These “minimal” devices are designed for aesthetics and are placed on the frame of a door or window of your choice.
Indoor Pan/Tilt Camera
Using this impressive surveillance camera, you can view your property and remotely from the web or a smartphone. You can even move the lens up/down, and left/right to get a better look around your house while you’re away.
SkyBell is a smart video doorbell that allows you to see, hear, and speak to the visitor at your door whether you’re at home, at work, or on the go.
Indoor Wireless Night Vision Camera
Even at night, this high-resolution indoor camera allows remote viewability via your wireless connection. These cameras are easy to add to your Smart Home Automation system.
Whenever the image sensor is activated, your smart home security system can send out a text or email message alert with a snapshot picture of the area. The infra-red illumination allows night pictures, and the sensor is pet friendly.
Outdoor Wireless Night Vision Camera
Designed for outdoor placement with a wireless connection, these high-resolution, night-vision, weatherproof cameras integrate seamlessly into the Smart Home Extra system.
Wireless Glass Breakage Sensor
Our glass breakage sensors are activated by the sound of broken glass. With enhanced dual-shatter recognition technology, the chance of a false alarm is reduced significantly.
Wireless Motion Detector
In addition to sensing motion, our smart home security system sensors detect body heat. Have a pet? These motion detectors are pet-friendly, even for heavier pets.
The keychain controller is great for arming and disarming your alarm system upon exiting or entering your property. You can even program a panic alert right on this device so that you can activate your alarm remotely.
Garage Door Opener
This device allows you to automatically close your garage doors when you arm your security system, and be notified via text and/or email if the doors are opened. Have peace of mind that your home is protected while you are away.
Receive a text and/or email alert whenever the doorbell is pressed. 11 different chimes are available.
Wireless security starts at just $15.95/mo.
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